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||18th May, 1846
life span was 61 years*
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Sentenced to Life
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D Wong on 2nd October, 2016 wrote:
Matthew Teeling was 31 or 36 on arrival (birth dates of 1788 and 1782 listed) and he was transported for ‘Highway Robbery’.
16/9/1819: Transferred to VDL per ‘Admiral Cockburn’.
Matthew was 5’ 7 1/2” tall, gre eyes, brown hair, scar right side under lip.
30/9/1826: Field Police
22/3/1828 Hobart Town Courier:
Matthew Teeling, (Bencoolen) to be deprived of the benefit of his services in the Field Police to the 8th instant, for being intoxicated
while in charge of Prisoners.
Spent a lot of time being drunk.
1830 Muster: Assigned to Mr. G. Meredith
18/4/1834 Hobart Town Courier:
The undermentioned convicts have been deprived of their tickets of leave for improper conduct.-
William White, per Manlins 2, George Tomkinson, Woodford, Matthew Teelings, Bencoolen.
18/5/1846: Matthew died - Visitation of God.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 2nd October, 2016 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 99 years, voyage, source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/cgi-bin/irish/irish.cgi (prev. ), firstname: Matthew, surname: Teeling, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1788, date of death: 18th May, 1846, gender: m,